Fig Tree House and Cottage, named after the garden's prominent fig tree, is a charming and picturesque Caribbean house and cottage situated on 1.5 acres of beautiful, mature gardens, very close to Montpelier Plantation Inn. Both houses have large airy rooms with cathedral ceilings and have been designed to make the most of the tropical breezes.  Main house has two queen-sized bedrooms, great gourmet kitchen, dining room, sitting room, and lovely outdoor covered verandah perfect spot for dining al-fresco, enjoying a leisurely breakfast or sunset cocktail.  Off the veranda there is a large pool with views to the Atlantic, and nearby a gazebo with pool table.

The cottage is located at the other end of the property, which ensures privacy for both houses. It is built of stone and is a delightful gem. There are two bedrooms with one large shared bathroom, a full kitchen and sitting/dining room.

The houses are available for rent both individually or together to provide four bedrooms.

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Room Descriptions

Master Bedroom: Beautiful queen-sized four-poster bed which overlooks the gardens and ocean in the distance.  Louvered double doors lead out onto a covered wraparound veranda. Lovely ensuite bathroom with tub and shower and double sinks, recently renovated. Ceiling fan.

Bedrooms: Two identical bedrooms at opposite ends of the house, each ensuite and with queen beds; ceiling fans.

Kitchen: Large and airy kitchen with stainless steel appliances, wine fridge, granite countertops and lovely large, open window looking out over the veranda, pool and gardens.

Dining Room: Adjacent to the kitchen and sitting room, the dining room has seating for 10 and has a large glass window at one end which overlooks the gardens to the front. Double doors at the other end lead out to the pool and veranda.

Sitting Room: Large open sitting room has two sets of double doors leading out to the pool and veranda. Flat screen cable TV and DVD player. Ipod docking system. Wireless Internet.

Gazebo: Glassed-in, the gazebo is situated a few steps from the main house and houses the pool table.

Laundry Room: Down a few steps from the pool, the laundry room has a washer and dryer..


Accessed via a separate gate at the bottom of the garden, or through the garden from the main house, the cottage is built of Nevis stone and has two queen bedrooms. Both have ceiling fans and one has A/C.  They share a large bathroom, which has a washer/dryer.  Each bedroom has separate access from the outside.

There is a fully equipped kitchen and large sitting/dining room, both of which are adjacent to one of the bedrooms.  There is cable TV, DVD player and a library of movies, games and books. There is also an outside patio with seating, perfect for sunning yourself.


Wireless Internet; cable TV; DVD player; Ipod dock; library of books and movies; gas BBQ; local telephone; pool table.


Provisioning available; concierge services; rental car reservations, bath amenities by Gilchrist & Soames of London; housekeeping.


The house is located a short walk away from the Montpelier Plantation Inn and the Botanical Gardens.  Nearby is the Best Buy supermarket, Golden Rock Inn and The Rocks restaurant, and the Hermitage Plantation Inn. Just a short ride to the dramatic Windward Beach and the Nevis horseracing track. A wonderful location for hiking, walking, and exploring Nevis' back roads.

The above information is believed to have been gathered from reliable sources, but is based upon information gathered from third parties, therefore may not be complete or totally accurate.